A Festival of Lessons and Carols

Date and Time: 
Sunday, December 4, 2016 - 10:45am
Venue: 
Alice Millar Chapel

Please note: Event start time is 10:40 a.m.

Stephen Alltop, conductor; Michael Henoch, oboe; Alice Millar Chapel Choir, Philharmonia, and Millar Brass Ensemble

A beloved holiday tradition combining readings and musical gems to portray the Christmas miracle. The program features carol settings from medieval to modern for brass, strings, organ, and choir, including the “Gloria in excelsis” from Mozart’s Mass in C Minor, Lester Seigel’s setting of “Jesus, Jesus, rest your head,” “Noél Ayisyen (A Haitian Noël)” by Emile Desamours, “A Babe is Born” by William Mathias, and selections from Stephen Chatman’s Magnificat.

Admission is free; an offering will be accepted.

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